IMF nations point to exchange rate, geopolitical risks| Reuters
Apr 19, 2015 at 08:24 | Source:
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund's member nations on Saturday warned of risks to the global economy from exchange rate shifts and geopolitical tensions as they took note of "moderate" global growth and "uneven pro...
Youth e-cigarette data prompts new calls to speed regulation| Reuters
Apr 18, 2015 at 22:30 | Source:
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Public health advocates are stepping up pressure on the U.S. government to quickly regulate and restrict access to e-cigarettes after new data showed use of the products tripled among high school and middle school children last...
China fines Alibaba $129,000 for pricing violations| Reuters
Apr 18, 2015 at 21:15 | Source:
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's e-commerce giant, Alibaba Group, has been fined 800,000 yuan ($129,000) by the price bureau in eastern Zhejiang province for violations by third-party sellers during promotions on its e-commerce platforms. Since Alibaba t...
Tall claims and jibes: Modi's 3-nation tour showed weakness, not strength
Apr 18, 2015 at 10:15 | Source:
It is most unfortunate that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has chosen to break convention by severely criticizing previous governments on foreign soil. In global diplomacy this is not done. You will never hear US President Obama attacking his predecess...
G20 warns of financial volatility risk as central banks diverge| Reuters
Apr 18, 2015 at 04:45 | Source:
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Group of 20 leading economies was set on Friday to warn of a heightened risk of financial volatility as the monetary policies of major central banks begin to go their separate ways."In an environment of diverging monet...